Cancer Support

When you have cancer, you don’t just worry about what will happen to your body, you worry about what will happen to your life. Macmillan Cancer Support can help: 

By phone

  • 0808 808 00 00 (7 days a week, 8am to 8pm). You can call our free support line and we’ll help you access support to meet your medical, practical, or emotional needs. We also have teams offering specialist financial information and guidance, and translators if English is not your first language


  • Macmillan’s free booklets and web pages are written by experts and cover a wide range of topics, from detailed medical information on different types of cancer and treatments, to how to deal with everyday challenges that a diagnosis can bring. Find information at

24-hour Online Community

  • Our Online Community at is a great way to get support from someone who’s going through a similar experience.


  • Face-to-face support at local information centres and on mobile buses. Find out if there’s a Macmillan information and support centre near you, or details of local support groups at

Macmillan Cancer Support Links